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Pregnancy and COVID-19: Q&A With Dr. Melissa Wong

For pregnant women, the uncertainty of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic is bringing up a lot of questions. We chatted with Cedars-Sinai maternal-fetal medicine expert Dr. Melissa Wong to get the answers.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 03, 2020

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Cancer and Fertility: What You Should Know

Women who have been diagnosed with cancer should know how cancer treatment might impact their fertility. Cedars-Sinai fertility specialist Dr. Erica Wang explains more.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 02, 2020

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Fertility Options for the LGBTQ+ Community

Planning for a family can be overwhelming. We asked Cedars-Sinai expert Dr. Jessica Chan about fertility options for LGBTQ+ individuals.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 17, 2020

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Do Fertility and Ovulation Apps Work?

Many women use mobile apps that can track fertility and ovulation, but do these apps really help with getting pregnant? Dr. Jessica Chan, an OB-GYN at Cedars-Sinai, helps answer the question if fertility apps work and explains the pros ...

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jan 29, 2020

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Making Birth Better: Kimberly Gregory, MD, MPH

Kimberly Gregory, MD, MPH, is on a professional mission to make childbirth a safer and more fulfilling experience—not just for her own patients, but for all women.

Discoveries / Dec 17, 2019

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Exercise During Pregnancy: What's Safe?

The biggest misconception women have about exercising while pregnant is that they can't do it at all, says Dr. Keren Lerner, OB-GYN at Cedars-Sinai.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 21, 2019

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Pregnancy After Cancer

Young women with breast cancer are often cautioned against having children for fear of an increased risk of cancer returning or spreading. Cedars-Sinai investigator Philomena McAndrew, MD, is challenging that conventional wisdom.

Discoveries / Aug 16, 2019

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Scientific Dream Team Aims to Make Preeclampsia a Relic of the Past | ...

The pregnancy disorder preeclampsia can strike in a flash, endangering both mother and child. A dream team at Cedars-Sinai is determined to render this disease—a leading cause of maternal mortality—a relic of the past.

Discoveries / Jul 01, 2019

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What You Should Know About Preeclampsia

"There's no reason for a woman to feel guilty about getting this disease. It's just bad luck. It's not your fault."

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 21, 2019

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What to Bring to the Hospital When Having a Baby

In addition to must-haves, childbirth educator Carlie Baiocchi has tips for creating a warm and supportive atmosphere.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 20, 2019

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Multiple Sclerosis & Pregnancy: Good News for Patients

It wasn't all that long ago that doctors thought women with MS shouldn't get pregnant.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 02, 2019

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Gestational Diabetes Facts: Diagnosis, Risks & Effects

Most women who get gestational diabetes do well as long as it is adequately managed.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 28, 2019

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Stop the Stigma

Cedars-Sinai launched the Postpartum Depression Screening, Education, and Referral Program, which aims to evaluate every one of the more than 6,500 women who give birth at Cedars-Sinai each year to support at-risk women.

Discoveries / Feb 18, 2019

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Treating Postpartum Pain: Back, Pelvic & More

Learn from an expert at Cedars-Sinai about conditions women often face after giving birth, exercises that can help, and when to consult a physical therapist.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Nov 05, 2018

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New Parents & Grandparents—What Vaccines Do You Need?

Which vaccinations should you get to protect your baby?

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 21, 2018